19 Dec 2009
Leg discomfort, numbness or tingling of feet, unusual muscle weakness are serious side effects of potassium chloride (cramps may be part of it). Please see your doctor and have an assessment done.
- Potassium Chloride Information for Consumers
- Potassium Chloride Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Potassium Chloride (detailed)
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... when administering potassium chloride IV and the client complains of severe burning pain in the extremity in which it is infusing?
... to asorb them my potassium levels keep dropping ? any suggestions?
... since the IV and I have some swelling and pain on my hand where the IV was placed. Why am I still experiencing swelling and pain in this area ?